What Happened on August 14, 2010

Historical Events

  • 1st Summer Youth Olympic Games opens in Singapore

Famous Weddings

Hilary Duff

Actress and singer Hilary Duff (24) weds retired Canadian professional ice hockey centre Mike Comrie (31) at La Quinta Estate in Montecito, California

Famous Deaths

  • Abbey Lincoln [Anna Wooldridge], African-American jazz vocalist, songwriter, actress (Nothing But a Man), and civil rights activist, dies at 80
  • Herman Leonard, American photographer (b. 1923)
  • Tahar Wattar, Algerian novelist (b. 1936)
  • Terje Stigen, Norwegian author (Det siste paradiset), dies at 88
2010 Highlights

About August 14, 2010

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 3 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Leo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Love The Way You Lie - Eminem Featuring Rihanna
  • UK #1 Song: Beautiful Monster - Neyo